| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:07 PM
Whether the Patriots are master football deflaters is to be determined by NFL investigators.
Whether a firmer or softer football offers an advantage is in the eyes of — or rather — in the hands of the holder, according to some Connecticut...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:08 PM
NEW HAVEN — Southington nearly completed a sweep of high school football awards from the Walter Camp Football Foundation on Saturday.
The Blue Knights, who won the CIAC Class LL-Large title last month, took coach of the year honors at the Camp...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The idea came from Berlin High School's assistant football coaches.
Instead of motivational quotes that are commonplace in most weight rooms, the Redcoats decorated the workout room with their failures from 2013, posting the scores of their six losses in...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:07 PM
HARTFORD — Capital Prep has its chance Saturday against North Branford to become the first Hartford school in 15 years to win a state football championship. So it's probably no surprise to read that two of the Trailblazers came out to greet a sports...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Bacon Academy's varsity girls' basketball team won 12 games last year; this year, according to veteran basketball coach Dave Shea, "the goal is to have a winning season to qualify for the state tournament and CIAC championships."
Team captains Marissa...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Southington completed its undefeated season by routing Norwich Free Academy 49-0 in the Class LL-Large championship game to earn the No. 1 position in The Courant final state and area football ratings.
"We're very honored to be No. 1," Southington...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Preview capsules for area high school boys basketball teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 16-9
Coach: Gary Barcher
Top players: Brandon Pusey, sr., guard; Paul Bentley, sr., guard;...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was not surprised with the decision of freshman Sadie Edwards to transfer following UConn's win over Notre Dame on Dec. 6.
"It didn't work," Auriemma said.
Edwards, who began her high school career helping lead Mercy-...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:58 AM
At the ECC boys' cross country race on Oct. 20 at the Norwich Golf Course, a Windham team composed of Jesus Osuba, Christian Osuba, Jonathan Roman, Caleb Nuhn, Henry Gomez, Michael Rivera and Joshua Dupont placed 4th overall, and 1st within Division S....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:48 AM
The field for the 2014 high school football season is set. This year there will be eight champions as opposed to four in previous seasons. There will be two in each of the four classes (LL, L, M, S) divided into large and small divisions.
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:18 PM
CIAC football semifinals. Games start at 2 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
CLASS LL – LARGE
No. 4 Glastonbury (8-3) at No. 1 Southington (10-0)
Outlook: Southington outlasted CCC Division I rival Glastonbury 41-38 in the season opener....